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in defence of bad art

I think words of longing.
of sand in all my pockets
and the creases of my jeans

of pale trees long gone:
portals to songs and shouts… 70 more words

Narcissistic Neanderthal

My Bookcase is Under Attack!

My house has been all cold and damp lately, which has led to some fungal invaders setting up camp. At first I thought they were just confined to the bathroom, but the last few days I’ve noticed it cropping up in other places too. 589 more words

Somewhat Offtopic

Decorating with Books: bringing rhythm to your bookshelves

Books are beautiful. The repetitive lines, with promise of history, knowledge or pure intrigue make them seem like added parcels of sophistication in a room. They can create depth to a space, or help solve design dilemmas, such as balancing heights of unequal elements or added symmetry. 661 more words

Comic Books

As a kid and a teenager I was never into comic books.

It wasn’t until I was at university that I bought my first comic book. 885 more words

Reading Spaces: Modern Home Library

Bonus rooms and lofts are super popular features in San Diego homes. It seems that a lot of home buyers (and owners) like the idea of having a flexible space. 77 more words


The Emptiness from Estate Sale

Last week I went to the Estate Sale.  I enjoy looking around each item not for price or deal, but for feeling. 


   Two beautiful sets of Chinaware displayed on a big oval fancy dinner table.  445 more words


Book snatching?!

Hello, tis Wednesday guest blog time again! This time you are very lucky to be in the hands of my lovely Irish friend Aoife, … 305 more words